Usage examples for Smarted

  1. Those were miserable hours, for now we had no fuel with which to boil water, and must satisfy our thirst by eating frozen snow, while our eyes smarted so sorely that we could not sleep, and notwithstanding all our wraps and the warmth that we gathered from the yak in the little tent, the cold caused our teeth to chatter like castanets. – Ayesha The Further History of She-Who-Must-Be-Obeyed by H. Rider Haggard
  2. If it had not been that he still smarted under Sally's treatment of him, he would not have gone as far as that. – Concerning Sally by William John Hopkins
  3. In that trunk of mine is a bottle of oils for the burns, though most of the sore places are already beginning to heal over, and the doctor said that I need not apply it any more, unless I found that they smarted too much for bearing. – When London Burned by G. A. Henty